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Synonyms for conservatism

a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes

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Other highly educated former communists, including Whittaker Chambers, also floated around the fledgling conservative movement.
This is exactly the issue that is going on in America, of attacks against the conservative movement, against me and against many others.
This freedom could be the cause for some attrition, but also affords the Conservative Movement an unprecedented opportunity for recruitment.
As with all political trends, the conservative movement has reached a peak and is now beginning its decline back toward its traditional balance with progressive political thought.
In short, Jeffrey and Rafi propose that Conservative Judaismis doing great; it is the Conservative Movement that is in trouble.
The author of a number of books on politics and the conservative movement Viguerie's latest book TAKEOVER was released to booksellers April 8.
Gresle-Favier (American studies, Dortmund University) makes an examination of the conservative movement and its campaign for sexual abstinence before marriage.
In his own splendid Memoirs of a Dissident Publisher, Regnery left us with an invaluable literary history of the conservative movement.
Content is certainly what stirred up Pat Ellis, an Alabama mom who launched the conservative movement against Channel One in 1994.
They are going to have to play on every, single argument in the conservative movement in order to derail this amendment.
Some have argued that the decision not to articulate clearly where the movement stood during those years was a source of its strength, for it allowed people who might otherwise (if only they realized it) more appropriately situate themselves in the Reform or the Orthodox camps to find a home within the Conservative Movement.
The conservative movement has a healthy skepticism of governmental power, but at times, unfortunately, that healthy skepticism needs to yield," pontificated Dinh.
Viguerie is the king of political direct mail, the man who imported the marketing techniques of Sears, Roebuck into the conservative movement in the aftermath of Goldwater's defeat.
This earned him excommunication from the official conservative movement, in David Frum's National Review cover story, "Unpatriotic Conservatives.
It's widely assumed that "intelligent design" (ID) is a top priority of the conservative movement, but there is one problem with that scenario: Conservatives keep speaking out against it.
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